## Practice_Midsegment Maylay_p3 - Section 3: Interleaving Practice with Midsegments

Mid-Segment Maylay

# Mid-Segment Maylay

Unit 5: Three Triangle Topics

Lesson 1 of 4

Lesson 1 of 4

## Objective: SWBAT identify relationships between the mid-segment of a triangle and the sides of that triangle.

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The Activity reviews how to prove that the mid-segment in a triangle is parallel to the base of the triangle using coordinate geometry and slope. There is also a link to online practice questions which review applied questions with mid-segments. Students can complete the activity in class or has a homework assignment depending on how much time is left in class.

The Exit Ticket requires students to determine the length of a side of a triangle given the length of a mid-segment. This could be used as a quick formative assessment for students' knowledge of this topic.

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